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Dorothea Johnson Blom Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-241
Overview Dorothea Johnson Blom (1911-1991) was a Quaker writer, artist, and teacher. She became a member of the Society of Friends in 1937 at Chappaqua Monthly Meeting, subsequently transferring to Purchase Monthly Meeting. She co-authored nine books and taught courses at Pendle Hill and other schools in art history and art appreciation with an emphasis on the Jungian concept of growth and spiritual needs. The collection contains her letters to her friend Liza B. ("Betty") Lewis, 1961-1975,...
Dates: 1961-1975

Harold J. Chance papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1214
Abstract Harold J. Chance (1898-1975) worked for peace education through the American Friends Service Committee, the Peace Caravans, the Youth Section of the Emergency Peace Campaign, the Institute of International Relations, and the Friends Peace Service from 1934-1964. Included in the Harold Chance papers are correspondence, journals, writings, mailings, reports, and materials on the Friends Peace Service. Also included are Harold Haines Brinton's (1884-1973) lectures and course notes on topics...
Dates: 1938-1964

Committee on Alcohol Problems, Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs, and the Committees on Temperance of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-750
Scope and Contents

Records of the Committee on Alcohol Problems of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends and its predecessors, Friends Temperance Committee and the Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia. Includes minutes, financial records, copies of literature, clippings, and other materials.

Dates: 1881-1968

Fellowship of Quakers in the Arts Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-109
Overview

The Fellowship of Quakers in the Arts was founded in 1993 "to nurture and showcase the literary, visual, musical and performing arts within the Society of Friends, for the purpose of Quaker expression, ministry, witness and outreach," according to the group's mission statement. The collection contains the records of the Fellowship of Quakers in the Arts from its founding in 1993 until 1998, including administrative documents, newsletters, and member information.

Dates: 1993-1998

Susan Foulke diary

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-026
Overview

Susan Foulke was an Orthodox Quaker and a member of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Entries detail Susan’s daily life and include prayers, religious reflection, descriptions of visits to friends and family in Philadelphia and Burlington, New Jersey, and births, deaths, and marriages within her family and the Quaker community.

Dates: 1814-1840

Friends Historical Association records

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Identifier: HC.MC-901
Overview

The collection contains records of meeting minutes, correspondence, financial statements, information concerning the Conference for Quaker Historians and Archivists, details about various committes within the association, publications and publicity, events, and miscellaneous materials of the Friends Historical Association.

Dates: 1873-2012

Friends Temperance Union (New York, N.Y.)

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-094
Overview

Records of the Friends Temperance Union of New York, a Quaker organization which promoted abstinence from all alcohol. It was founded in 1876 and ceased to meet after 5/1898. Includes Minutes, Executive Committee minutes, a Treasurer's book, and miscellaneous papers.

Dates: 1876-1905

Friends Temperence Association Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-749
Scope and Contents

Records of the Friends Temperence Association of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1883-1943, include those of its Main Committee (1925-1939) and Executive Committee (1881-1925), as well as other Miscellaneous Papers (1893-1921) and its publication, "The Outlook" (1892-1898).

Dates: 1881-1943

Rebecca Jones letterbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-011
Overview

Rebecca Jones's letterbook includes her personal correspondence with Leonard Snowdon. Letters describe meetings Jones attended, discussions of the abolition of slavery, and news of friends and family. Included in the volume is a brief account of Jones's convincement.

Dates: 1797-1805

Longshore-Williams family correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-076
Abstract This collection includes letters written to Mary W. Longshore from the family of her sister, Martha Williams, after the Williams moved from Pennsylvania to Warsaw, Ohio. Included are letters from her sister, brother-in-law, Isaac B. Williams, and nephews, Jonathon and Jeremiah. These letters relate family and local news, and news about the temperance and anti-slavery movements. A letter from Isaac B. Williams, dated 1861, relates his thoughts on the prospect of civil war. A letter from Dr....
Dates: 1840-1965-bulk 1840-1861

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Barbour, Hugh 1
Bedford Farmers' Club (Bedford (Westchester County, N.Y.)) 1
Blom, Dorothea Johnson, -1911 1
Bogardus, Joseph A., 1851-1896 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Bronner, Edward 1
Brown, Elizabeth Potts 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Capron, George T. (George Truman), b. 1858 1
Capron, Jacob, d. 1891 1
Chance, Harold J., 1898-1975 1
Cherry, Charles L. 1
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 1
Conti, Angelina 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Curtis, Barbara 1
Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Dorothea Johnson Blom 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Fellowship of Quakers in the Arts 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Foster, J. Ellen (Judith Ellen), 1840-1910 1
Foulke, Susan 1
Fox, George 1
Friends Peace Service 1
Friends Temperance Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Temperance Union (New York, N.Y.) 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 1
Harvard University 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
Institute of International Relations 1
Jackson, William M. (William Morris) 1
Jones, Mary Hoxie 1
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 1
Lewis, Eliza B. 1
Lomuria, John Epur 1
Longshore family 1
Longshore, J.S. (Joseph Skelton), 1809-1879 1
Longshore, Mary W. ((Mary White)), 1792-1860 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Muench, Elizabeth 1
New York State Reformatory for Women (Bedford Hills, N.Y.) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Pancoast, Laura Lippincott, 1860-1927 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Committee on Temperance and Intoxicating Beverages (1881-1892) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Committee on Philanthropic Labor (1892-1936) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899 1
Powell, Anna Rice, 1834-1915 1
Quakers Uniting in Publications 1
Rees, Jonah L., 1843-1915 1
Reeve, Anna N. (Anna N. Sharpless Reeve), 1825-1891 1
Reeve, Mary Offley, 1861-1947 1
Riley, Lyman W. 1
Robinson, Jo Ann 1
Russell, Alys Whitall Pearsall 1
Sellers family 1
Sellers, Elizabeth, 1821-1898 1
Sharpless, Edward, 1831-1894 1
Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919 1
Skinner, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward), 1857-1919 1
Smith, Annie Way, 1867-1938 1
Smith, Hannah Whitall 1
Smith, Logan Pearsall 1
Society of Friends 1
Steere, Dorothy M., 1908-2003 1
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 1
Turrell, James 1
Underhill, Rachel W., 1844-1923 1
University of Oxford 1
Valentino, Carmen 1
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) 1
Webb, Elizabeth 1
Westchester County Bible Society (Westchester County, N.Y.) 1
Wharton, Deborah Fisher, 1795-1888 1
Willard, Frances E. (Frances Elizabeth), 1839-1898 1
Williams family 1
Williams, Isaac B. (Isaac Burson), 1794- 1
Williams, Jeremiah, 1825- 1
Williams, Joseph, b.1827 1
Williams, Martha, 1788-1856 1
Woman's Christian Temperance Union 1
Wood, Carolena Morris, 1871-1936 1
Wood, James, 1839-1925 1
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